Booster Recovery (Gap-Staging)

BiedronS5B S5B Staging/Recovery

System used by Bob Biedron in his gold-medal Nike-Apache model flight in FAI S5B Scale Altitude, 1994*

BiedronS5B2 S5B Staging/Recovery (Alternate)

Alternate design for S5B booster recovery by Bob Biedron*

bbxiibooster IMG_03 Black Brant XII Staging/Recovery

Design used in the first stage of my 1:17.5 scale Black Brant XII (has some logistical flaws making it less than ideal for multiple flights–see description in drawing)

*NOTE:  All drawings by Bob Biedron are posted with his permission.